• Wednesday, Feb 01, 2023
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Taliban close in on Afghan capital

Taliban close in on Kabul

World

Sat, Aug 14 2021

The fall of Mazar-i-Sharif was another important capture for the hardline militants

12 policemen killed in Afghanistan...

12 policemen killed in Afghanistan...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 26 2021

The Taliban had carried out six suicide attacks and 62 bombings over the previous 10 days

10 killed in Kabul bombing that targeted...

10 killed in Kabul bombing

South Asia

Wed, Sep 9 2020

An outspoken Taliban critic, Saleh survived an attack last year ahead of presidential elections

11 Afghan police killed in Taliban...

11 Afghan police killed in Taliban...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 1 2019

In a statement, the Taliban claimed responsibility, saying their fighters had overrun the district

Civilian casualties in Afghan war jump...

Civilian casualties in Afghan war jump...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 4 2019

According to the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan, more than 1,500 civilians were killed or wounded...

More than 20 Afghan commandos killed...

More than 20 Afghan commandos killed...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 18 2019

The Afghan defence ministry had no immediate comment

Four Afghan forces killed as Taliban...

Four Afghan forces killed as Taliban...

South Asia

Sun, Jul 14 2019

The assault took place in Qala-i-Naw, the capital of the western province of Badghis

Taliban car bomb kills at least 14 as...

Taliban car bomb kills at least 14 as...

South Asia

Sun, Jul 7 2019

It wasn't immediately clear whether the attack was carried out by a suicide bomber

8 election commission employees killed...

8 election commission employees killed...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 30 2019

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack

Taliban storm security posts in west...

Taliban storm security posts in west...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 7 2019

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attacks, among the most deadly in the province in many...

Taliban kill 21 Afghan security forces,...

Taliban kill 21 Afghan security forces,...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 2 2019

At least 21 local forces, including police and intelligence, were killed and another 23 wounded in the...

Malala makes first trip to Pakistan...

Malala makes first trip to Pakistan...

South Asia

Thu, Mar 29 2018

Malala became a global symbol for human rights after a gunman boarded her school bus in the Swat valley...